The Blue Jays battle the Orioles in rainy Baltimore tonight. Here are the best bets for the series opener.
The Toronto Blue Jays punched their ticket to the postseason last week but where they play in the Wild Card round is still up in the air.
Blue Jays vs Orioles best odds Blue Jays vs Orioles picks and predictions If the Blue Jays can manage to win one game against the Orioles in this series, that would mean the Mariners would have to go 4-0 in their final series against the Detroit Tigers to overtake Toronto for the top Wild Card spot.Email Photo by Mark Blinch/Getty Images The Blue Jays head to the non-domed confines of Camden Yards to open the final series of the year, taking on an Orioles team that just missed out on the playoffs.Email Photo by Cole Burston/Getty Images The Blue Jays wrap up the home portion of their regular season schedule, looking to sweep the visiting.Scroll Right Article content They were in a short series two years ago in Tampa, but they weren’t ready for the dim lights of Tropicana Field and whatever came with that.
The Jays’ best chance to win a game in this one will be tonight, even with the volatile Jose Berrios on the mound.Advertisement 3 This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below.Tonight’s wet game is set to get underway at 7:05 ET.Article content With a 5.After coming over on a massive free agent deal, I think the Jays and the fans got everything they could have hoped for out of him in his first season.37 ERA and a 1.As the opening day starter, it was pretty much a given that he would pitch in a three game playoff series, but his rough year, plus some great years from a few other Jays’ starters, means that he has been moved down the pecking order.43 WHIP, this has been Berrios’ worst season since his rookie year in 2016.Advertisement 3 This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below.
But the season has had plenty of ups and downs for the right-hander.37 ERA over 166 innings will certainly have that effect.His 2.For example, Berrios had a six-start stretch from mid-August to mid-September where he recorded five quality starts and owned a 2.95 ERA.He has done well in his 19 innings of work, allowing 8 runs (7 earned) on 18 hits and 4 walks, striking out 13.He then followed that up by getting rocked by the Yankees and Rays in his last two starts, giving up 11 runs in just over seven innings.He has been great this year, and he’s set up to be a big piece going into the playoffs as well.However, if there is one team Berrios has been consistent against this season it’s been the Orioles.Orioles’ Starter Dean Kremer will get the start for the Orioles, pitching in his 22nd game of the season.So we have no idea what to expect — just that anything right now seems possible with the Jays.
This is a little surprising when could consider Baltimore’s breakout this year.Berrios has three quality starts in three games against the O’s this season, giving up seven earned runs on 18 hits over 19 innings.It has been a strong season for the 26 year old righty, as he enters play today with an 8-6 record and 3.Overall across 31 innings, he is 3-0 with a 2.Advertisement 4 This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below.Article content The Jays are definitely hoping for a long outing from Berrios tonight.His FIP is a bit higher, coming in at 3.It sounds like the team is resting Kevin Gausman until the playoffs after suffering a cut on his pitching hand in his last game..In all, Matthews missed nine games in his Hart Trophy-winning season.
And they would certainly like to hold off on using Alek Manoah as well.In 18 innings against the Jays this year across 3 games, Kremer has done quite well.That could mean a lot of innings for the Jays’ bullpen.On top of that, while the breakout season for the Orioles was a lot of fun and they are close to making that jump, it looks like the team is a little disheartened since officially being eliminated from postseason contention — plating just nine runs in their last five games.Surprisingly, he has walked 8 batters, which accounts for nearly a quarter of the walks he has allowed, despite it being just 3 of his 21 games.1 innings short of putting up his busiest season since 2017, and his overall numbers are as good as they have been since his heydays with the Cardinals.Bet on Berrios to go Over his outs recorded prop of 17.5, a number he has surprisingly gone Over 16 times this season.and Danny Jansen.12 points per game in his career.
My best bet.06 ERA and a 3.
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